mindy crandell

Mindy Crandell, 34, allowed the $600 million dollar woman, also known as Gloria Mackenzie to jump ahead of her in line when she purchased the lone winning ticket that garnered her the biggest winner in Powerball history, May 18, 2013.

*The Powerball mystery has been solved with 84-year-old Gloria Mackenzie finally stepping forward to claim her prize of $370 million.

But the bigger mystery of how she was able to win the money has been solved as well.

The good samaritan that allowed Mackenzie to go ahead of her in line to get her Powerball Quick Pick — automated ticket with numbers chosen by lottery machine– was 34-year-old Mindy Crandell.

She was in line to get tickets for her office pool and tending to her 10-year-old daughter when Mackenzie cut her in line.

The cashier wasn’t having it though. She stopped Mackenzie and told Crandell that she was next and Crandell merely brushed it off and told Mackenzie to “go ahead.”

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